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"Editio quarta, prioribus longissime emendatior." A very good original full leather binding. 12mo. 6.50" x 4.00" x 1.0". Dark brown calf with gilt fillet border. Hinges and corners carefully strengthened. Spine with five raised bands. Armorial bookplate to the verso of the front board: "Rogers, Stanage, Radnoshire." Frontis engraving to verso of leaf; which represents the interior of a church. On the left the pulpit, reading-desk, and clerk's desk, a clergyman saying prayers, the congregation kneeling on the marble floor (one has a kneeling-cushion) ; in the background the altar, above it the symbolic triangle, surrounded by cherubs, with the words; "Agite, neneremur supplices. flexis ante Dominum Creatorem nostrum genibus. Psal. xcv. 6." Printed title page. Dedication ends; "Tho. Parsel. Dabam a Schola Mercat. Sciff. Londoni, Kalendis Quintilibus." Clean Latin text throughout. A very good copy of an 18th century prayer book. * Referenced by ESTC N019237 / Griffiths - Latin, No. 18 ** "Thomas Parsell (1674-1720) headmaster of Merchant Taylor's School in London. Parsell's chief literary work was a translation of the Book of common Prayer into Latin. The Psalms, Epistles, and Gospels are described as being taken from Castellio's version, the rendering of the rest being Parsell's own. The first edition was published in 1706..." - See DNB. *** ROGERS, Edward (1781-1852), of Stanage Park, near Knighton, Radnoshire. Member of Parliament and High Sherriff of Radnoshire .
Title: Liturgia: Seu Liber Precum Communium, Et Administrationis Sacramentorum, Aliorumque Rituum & Ceremoniarum In Ecclesia Anglicana Receptus: Itemque Forma & Modus Creandi, Ordinandi , & Consecrandi Episcopos, Presbyteros, & Diaconos...
Publisher: Londoni [London] : Impensis R. & J . Bonwicke, J. Osborn & T. Longman, B. Motte, 1727 . 0:
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